The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 100 148 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.18% 14.50% 17.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.03% 15.34% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 118 88
Median daily rate £396 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
624 965 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 88.51% 94.52% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 608 422
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 51 56
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £37.09 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Reading region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Reading region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 88 (42.11%) C#
2 77 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 76 (36.36%) .NET
4 64 (30.62%) HTML
5 58 (27.75%) MVC
6 55 (26.32%) CSS
7 47 (22.49%) SQL
8 45 (21.53%) AngularJS
9 35 (16.75%) TDD
9 35 (16.75%) ASP.NET
10 33 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 33 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (14.83%) Java
12 30 (14.35%) Web Services
12 30 (14.35%) Data Protection
13 29 (13.88%) Security Cleared
14 26 (12.44%) SC Cleared
15 25 (11.96%) jQuery
15 25 (11.96%) CSS3
16 24 (11.48%) HTML5
16 24 (11.48%) Web Development
17 23 (11.00%) Microsoft
18 22 (10.53%) JSON
19 21 (10.05%) Python
19 21 (10.05%) SOLID
20 19 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
20 19 (9.09%) OO
21 18 (8.61%) Front End Development
22 17 (8.13%) MySQL
22 17 (8.13%) Finance

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (6.22%) BizTalk Server
1 13 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.74%) JBoss
3 10 (4.78%) WordPress
4 8 (3.83%) CMS
4 8 (3.83%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.44%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.96%) IIS
7 2 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.96%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.48%) Apache
8 1 (0.48%) Drupal
8 1 (0.48%) Kentico
8 1 (0.48%) Mule
8 1 (0.48%) nginx
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (7.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.96%) OpenText Process Suite
3 2 (0.96%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.48%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.48%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.26%) Office 365
3 4 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.91%) PaaS
4 3 (1.44%) GitHub
5 2 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.96%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (0.96%) Bluemix
5 2 (0.96%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.48%) Boomi
6 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.48%) IaaS
6 1 (0.48%) SaaS
6 1 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.78%) Internet
2 7 (3.35%) HTTP
3 5 (2.39%) AMQP
4 2 (0.96%) CTI
4 2 (0.96%) PuTTY
4 2 (0.96%) SSL
5 1 (0.48%) FTP
5 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.48%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.13%) MySQL
3 9 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.39%) Power BI
7 4 (1.91%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.91%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.91%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.91%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.44%) GIS
8 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.44%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 13 (6.22%) Git (software)
1 13 (6.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.78%) Eclipse
3 7 (3.35%) Jasmine
3 7 (3.35%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.87%) JUnit
4 6 (2.87%) Maven
5 5 (2.39%) GoCD
5 5 (2.39%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.91%) Subversion
6 4 (1.91%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.44%) Grunt
7 3 (1.44%) JMeter
7 3 (1.44%) MSTest
7 3 (1.44%) Selenium
7 3 (1.44%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (0.96%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.96%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.96%) Toad
General
1 17 (8.13%) Finance
2 6 (2.87%) French Language
2 6 (2.87%) German Language
2 6 (2.87%) Italian Language
2 6 (2.87%) Manufacturing
2 6 (2.87%) Marketing
2 6 (2.87%) Spanish Language
3 4 (1.91%) Games
3 4 (1.91%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.44%) Advertising
5 2 (0.96%) Publishing
6 1 (0.48%) Automotive
6 1 (0.48%) Military
6 1 (0.48%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (36.36%) .NET
2 64 (30.62%) HTML
3 55 (26.32%) CSS
4 45 (21.53%) AngularJS
5 35 (16.75%) ASP.NET
6 30 (14.35%) Web Services
7 25 (11.96%) CSS3
7 25 (11.96%) jQuery
8 24 (11.48%) HTML5
9 22 (10.53%) JSON
10 19 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (7.66%) REST
12 15 (7.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (6.22%) Spring
14 11 (5.26%) Django
14 11 (5.26%) Entity Framework
14 11 (5.26%) Node.js
14 11 (5.26%) WPF
15 9 (4.31%) SOAP
16 8 (3.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.83%) Mobile App
2 7 (3.35%) User Experience
3 5 (2.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.39%) Virtual Team
4 4 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.91%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.96%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.96%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.96%) Online Games
6 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.74%) Linux
2 9 (4.31%) Android
2 9 (4.31%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.83%) Windows
4 3 (1.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.48%) Unix
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (27.75%) MVC
2 35 (16.75%) TDD
3 33 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (14.35%) Data Protection
5 24 (11.48%) Web Development
6 21 (10.05%) SOLID
7 19 (9.09%) OO
8 18 (8.61%) Front End Development
9 15 (7.18%) Waterfall
10 13 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (5.74%) Unit Testing
12 10 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (4.78%) Data Analysis
13 9 (4.31%) Memory Management
14 8 (3.83%) Analytics
14 8 (3.83%) iOS Development
14 8 (3.83%) Scrum
14 8 (3.83%) SDLC
14 8 (3.83%) Test Automation
15 7 (3.35%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 88 (42.11%) C#
2 77 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 47 (22.49%) SQL
4 31 (14.83%) Java
5 21 (10.05%) Python
6 15 (7.18%) PHP
7 13 (6.22%) PowerShell
8 12 (5.74%) C++
8 12 (5.74%) PL/SQL
9 10 (4.78%) VB.NET
10 9 (4.31%) C
11 8 (3.83%) Ruby
11 8 (3.83%) VBScript
12 6 (2.87%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.87%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.39%) F#
13 5 (2.39%) Go
13 5 (2.39%) Haskell
13 5 (2.39%) OCaml
13 5 (2.39%) Rust
Qualifications
1 29 (13.88%) Security Cleared
2 26 (12.44%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.35%) Degree
4 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.35%) SLA
2 2 (0.96%) SDET
3 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.87%) Docker
2 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (2.87%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (11.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.66%) Oracle
3 9 (4.31%) IBM
4 4 (1.91%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.91%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.44%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.96%) ATG
6 2 (0.96%) Sage
6 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.96%) SAP
7 1 (0.48%) Alterian
7 1 (0.48%) Endeca
7 1 (0.48%) Facebook
7 1 (0.48%) hybris
7 1 (0.48%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.48%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.48%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.48%) Telerik
7 1 (0.48%) Thunderhead
7 1 (0.48%) Zend
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